Nov 15, 2012 5:00am PST
investigation into whether a popular energy drink is dangerous, even fatal. more deaths are being looked at in connection to five hour -- to 5 hour energy. katie marzullo is following new developments. >> reporter: the city attorney is getting in on this demanding the makers of energy drinks prove they are safe. he wants labels to be more accurate. today researchers are releasing a report on the risks of the drinks as the fda drops a bombshell in the past four years 13 deaths have been linked to 5 hour energy drink and 30 people have suffered serious or life-threatening injuries like heart attacks. a few weeks ago the fda said monster energy drinks were linked to five deaths. we don't know what is in the study, a doctor did tell us how these drinks can be dangerous. >> if somebody were to have a predestined heart condition adrenaline with the caffeine may tip them over the edge and cause lethal arrhythmia. >> reporter: energy manufacturers point out there is no proven link between products and the death. 5 hour energy said the product is intended for busy adults and contain as much caffe
Nov 13, 2012 5:00am PST
this morning's money report. >> reporter: good morning. dramatic reversal on oil, international energy agency predicts u.s. will be the world's top oil producer in five years all but self-sufficient in energy in 20 years, major reason increased production of shale oil we are doing better with keeping up with mortgage payments. percentage of those two months or more behind is now the lowest in more than three years. top british journal says no evidence tamiflu works. dozens of governments around the world stopped it in case there's another global flu outbreak world health organization is convinced it works the journal >>> beautiful picture from the sutro tower. high clouds and sun warmer weather on the way. >>> chevron has found a way to get around costly clean air requirements. the plant was damaged in august by a fire that sent a black cloud into the air several thousand sought medical attention. chevron has told the air quality management district it intends to repair not replace the damaged unit that means they will not be required to install new equipment chevron says it will voluntarily
Nov 10, 2012 5:00am PST
piece of energy from the low continues to rotate through the bay area. live doppler 7 hd, here it is. you notice the showers skirting the coastline of san francisco but they are headed towards monterey. we are looking at a few showers around salinas and gilroy this morning. otherwise partly cloudy skies. terry mentioned that wind. we do have some wind gusts this afternoon on track to be ten to 20 miles an hour. not only cool, but breezy conditions, as well. we are up a degree from last hour in santa rosa. here's where we have the frost advisory where you see the blue from napa to santa rosa. san rafael at 46. but in the higher elevations in the protected valleys, those numbers are much cooler. be advised this morning and give yourself a chance to warm up, wet an extra layer out there and also the car. you may have to do a little bit of scraping. 46 in fremont. it's balmy 48 in redwood city. 50 half moon bay and 42 santa rosa. definitely cool out there with the frost advisory for the next couple of hours. it is going to be a cold start. in fact, maybe even a few snowflakes over the pe
Nov 9, 2012 5:00am PST
, last chunk of energy to come through and wilt during the afternoon and evening we are going to get a break until then, clouds will open up, we won't warm much, mid 50s coast, mid to upper 50s for the rest of us before showers hit this afternoon. >>> standing water will be a factor in your drive this morning give your extra time bay bridge light, no metering lights wet roads smooth sailing on the incline through treasure island. eastbound 780 chp responding big rig accident at flown cove no further details. bart recovering from an earlier problem ashby station with some sort of insulation on tracks still a 10 minute delay fremont richmond millbrae directions no other problems with mass transit heading out now drive times westbound 580 still a good ride out of the central valley highway 4 from 2 -- hillcrest to 242 in concord 20 minutes, 80 westbound not bad from the carquinez bridge to the macarthur maze. >>> latest on developing news in san francisco lightning has sparked a power outage this is storm-related here's the effect now, pg&e says the lightning blew out five transformers.